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Karen Kamensek, Leon McCawley, Lotte Betts-Dean and Andrey Lebedev

Sean Rafferty presents, with live music from mezzo Lotte Betts-Dean and guitarist Andrey Lebedev, and pianist Leon McCawley. Plus conductor Karen Kamensek.

Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music, conversation and arts news. Live music today comes from mezzo soprano Lotte Betts-Dean and guitarist Andrey Lebedev as they prepare for a concert at Wigmore Hall. Pianist Leon McCawley also performs live for us and Sean speaks to conductor Karen Kamensek about Philip Glass‘s Akhnaten's return to ENO for its first revival.

2 hours

Last on

Thu 7 Feb 2019 17:00

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    March No 1 in D major, K 335

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Nikolaus Harnoncourt; Concentus Musicus Wien - Mozart.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Thomas Morley

    It was a lover and his lass

    Performer: Lotte Betts-Dean. Performer: Andrey Lebedev.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in F minor, D 935 No 4

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman.
    • Schubert: Impromptus D899 & D935: Krystian Zimerman.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Philip Glass

    Passages (excerpt)

    Composer: Ravi Shankar. Performer: Ravichandra Kulur. Ensemble: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Karen Kamensek.
  • Philip Glass

    Dance from Akhnaten, Act 2 Scene 3 (excerpt)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of English National Opera. Conductor: Karen Kamensek.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade in E minor for strings, Op 20 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Old Lute and Autumn Wind (Songs from the Chinese, Op 58)

    Performer: Lotte Betts-Dean. Performer: Andrey Lebedev.
  • Brett Dean

    'Cast thy night colour off' and 'Wring from him the cause' (Gertrude Fragments)

    Performer: Lotte Betts-Dean. Performer: Andrey Lebedev.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    See what His love can do (The Wise Virgins suite)

    Music Arranger: William Walton. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Chandos.
  • Antônio Carlos Jobim

    One Note Samba

    Performer: Lotte Betts-Dean. Performer: Andrey Lebedev.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes galantes (Overture)

    Orchestra: Le Concert des Nations. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 104 in D major, 'London' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 11.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Sanctus (London)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Oja Gjeilo.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Symphony No 2 in E minor, Op 27 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2: Budapest Festival Orchestra, Fischer.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 31 in A flat major, Op 110 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 32 in C minor, Op 111 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Candide, Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for strings in F major, RV141

    Orchestra: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. Director: Paul Dyer.
    • Decca.
  • Leó Weiner

    Barn Dance (2 Hungarian Dances for clarinet and piano)

    Performer: Emma Johnson. Performer: Julius Drake. Performer: Skaila Kanga.
    • Emma Johnson - Encores.
    • ASV.
    • 20.

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  • Thu 7 Feb 2019 17:00

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